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Smithsonian Institution

Entry Fee for Smithsonian Museums

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Currently, the Smithsonian and other museums report around 30 million visits per year, which includes returning visitors or vistors to multiple sites, staff, etc.; however, access to these museums are free. If we started charging a fee for entry with various options, the government would be bringing in more revenue that would help support the operation of these museums.

For example, there could be an option to purchase... more »